BURLINGTON, ON, July 12, 2018 /CNW/ - Samuel, Son & Co., Limited, today announced the acquisition of Riverside, California based Sierra Aluminum, a leader in the aluminum extrusions industry. Sierra provides aluminum extrusions and related products and services to customers in a number of end markets, including construction and transportation. The acquisition is an important strategic step that moves Samuel's Manufacturing Division into a new and growing market segment.
"Aluminum extrusions are a high-growth industry, making this an exciting opportunity for Samuel," stated Rod Crawford, President of Samuel Manufacturing. "Sierra Aluminum has a great reputation for its technical capabilities, and its commitment to quality and customer service. The Sierra team is an ideal fit with our commitment to providing our customers with industry leading innovation and service. We're very pleased to welcome them into the Samuel family of companies."
Sachin Shivaram has been named President, Sierra Aluminum Group following Ed Harris's decision to retire from the Company. Mr. Shivaram joined Samuel in 2016, as President, Pressure Vessel Group and added accountability for Samuel's Service Center in the Great Lakes Region.
"The Sierra team can be proud of the strong company they have built, and the very close customer relationships they have established," said Mr. Shivaram. "Samuel is committed to building on Sierra's successes by continuing our commitment to customer service and investing in growth opportunities."
Founded in 1855, Samuel, Son & Co., Limited, is a family-owned and operated, integrated network of metal manufacturing, processing and distribution divisions. With over 5,000 employees and 100+ facilities, Samuel provides seamless access to metals, industrial products and related value-added services. We leverage our industry expertise, breadth of experience and the passion of our people to help drive success for North American business – one customer at a time. For more information, visit www.samuel.com.
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